So why is an oil and materials manager getting his boots dirty in Sierra Leone? The cocoa plantation is only one example of a company producing a commodity that we believe will be sought by the world’s growing middle class population.
FedEx Corp., the world’s largest cargo airline, sees full-year earnings rising as much as 13% as it reduces costs and jobs to counter customers’ preference for less expensive international shipping services.
This is a market of relationships. The more we understand those relationships, the better we are prepared for the unknown.
The dollar fell against the majority of its most-traded peers amid bets Federal Reserve Chairman Ben S. Bernanke will signal the central bank plans to maintain bond purchases that risk debasing the currency.